Rialto Cinemas is proud to be the East Bay’s home for two incredible series of documentaries highlighting the work of specific artists and exhibits from the world’s finest museums.  These films provide a cinematic immersion into some of the world’s best loved art shown in extraordinary detail that only HD can capture.

EXHIBITION On Screen

My National Gallery, London

Tuesday, June 4   1 & 7pm
Thursday, June 20   1pm

Not Rated

90 mins

Documentary

The National Gallery of London is one of the world’s greatest art galleries. It is full of masterpieces, an endless resource of history, an endless source of stories. But whose stories are told? Which art has the most impact and on whom? The power of great art lies in its ability to communicate with…MORE INFO

Tue, June 4 ♿︎
Thu, June 20 ♿︎

1:00, 7:00
7:00

EXHIBITION On Screen

Painting The Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse

ENCORES JUST ADDED! Tuesday, August 6   1 & 7pm

Not Rated

93 mins

Documentary

For many great artists the garden has long been considered a desirable subject for the expression of colour, light and atmosphere. Claude Monet is perhaps the most well-known painter of gardens but other greats such as Van Gogh, Pissarro, Matisse and Sargent all viewed the garden as a meaningful focus for their talents…MORE INFO

Tue, Aug 6 ♿︎

1:00, 7:00

EXHIBITION On Screen

John Singer Sargent

ENCORES JUST ADDED! Tuesday, August 6   1 & 7pm

Not Rated

90 mins

Documentary

John Singer Sargent is known as the greatest portrait artist of his era. What made his ‘swagger’ portraits remarkable was his power over his sitters, what they wore and how they were presented to the audience. Through interviews with curators, contemporary fashionistas and style influencers…MORE INFO

Thu, Aug 6 ♿︎

1:00, 7:00